Home Tags Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Tag: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Learn about proton pump inhibitors, its uses, and the nursing considerations for patients using them.
In pediatric gastroesophageal reflux, immaturity of lower esophageal sphincter (LES) function is manifested by frequent transient lower esophageal relaxations (tLESRs), which result in the retrograde flow of gastric contents into the esophagus.
Nursing care planning goals of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) involves teaching the patient to avoid situations that decrease lower esophageal sphincter pressure or cause esophageal irritation.
Infectious diarrhea is commonly referred to as gastroenteritis.
There are several gastrointestinal discomforts that a pregnant woman experiences, yet there are some symptoms that might indicate a worsening condition.